Best Used Hatchbacks under $10K for 2020

View the best used hatchbacks priced under $10,000. Then read our used car reviews, compare specs and features, and find used hatchbacks for sale in your area. All Rankings »

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2011 Volkswagen GTI

With delightful driving dynamics, a well-constructed interior and excellent safety scores, the 2011 Volkswagen GTI zooms past many of its co read more »

8.1SCORE

$5,584 - $12,971 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 31 Hwy MPG

8.1SCORE

$5,584 - $12,971 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 31 Hwy MPG

2014 Nissan Leaf

The 2014 Nissan Leaf is roomier, more refined, and has a longer range than competing all-electric cars. A subpar safety score keeps this com read more »

8.0SCORE

$9,180 - $11,431 AVG PRICE PAID

126 City / 101 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$9,180 - $11,431 AVG PRICE PAID

126 City / 101 Hwy MPG

2013 Hyundai Elantra

The 2013 Hyundai Elantra stands out in no one area. It has a composed, smooth ride and a stylish, comfortable interior. However, its reliabi read more »

8.0SCORE

$8,834 - $10,170 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 38 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$8,834 - $10,170 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 38 Hwy MPG

2013 Nissan Leaf

A long list of standard interior features and an excellent reliability score help the used 2013 Nissan Leaf perform well in our rankings. Ho read more »

8.0SCORE

$8,935 - $10,704 AVG PRICE PAID

N/A MPG

8.0SCORE

$8,935 - $10,704 AVG PRICE PAID

N/A MPG

2013 Scion xB

Some compact cars get better gas mileage, but automotive writers said the 2013 Scion xB is easy to drive, and has ample back-seat and … read more »

8.0SCORE

$8,975 - $9,938 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 28 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$8,975 - $9,938 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 28 Hwy MPG

2012 Mini Cooper

The 2012 Mini Cooper is incredibly agile and fun to drive, reviewers said, though it has a cramped back seat and a smaller cargo … read more »

8.0SCORE

$9,417 - $16,624 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 37 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$9,417 - $16,624 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 37 Hwy MPG

2012 Nissan Cube

The 2012 Nissan Cube isn't the most fuel-efficient car in the class, but reviewers said it has a comfortable ride and a generous amount … read more »

8.0SCORE

$6,603 - $7,642 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 30 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$6,603 - $7,642 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 30 Hwy MPG

2011 Ford Focus

The 2011 Ford Focus sedan has strong safety scores, high-tech entertainment features and good cargo space, though reviewers weren’t enamored read more »

8.0SCORE

$6,694 - $7,155 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 35 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$6,694 - $7,155 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 35 Hwy MPG

2010 Nissan Cube

The 2010 Nissan Cube makes a statement with its boxy styling, and it has one of the roomiest interiors in the class, good safety … read more »

8.0SCORE

$5,968 - $7,087 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 29 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$5,968 - $7,087 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 29 Hwy MPG

2010 Toyota Matrix

In addition to its strong safety scores, the 2010 Toyota Matrix has a lot of cargo space and available all-wheel drive, making it a … read more »

8.0SCORE

$6,338 - $9,492 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 32 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$6,338 - $9,492 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2010 Toyota Yaris

The 2010 Toyota Yaris comes with a lot of safety features and doesn’t use a ton of gas, but a cramped rear seat and … read more »

8.0SCORE

$5,440 - $6,617 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 35 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$5,440 - $6,617 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 35 Hwy MPG

2010 Volkswagen GTI

The 2010 Volkswagen GTI offers refined performance, a well-made, spacious cabin and good gas mileage. read more »

8.0SCORE

$9,248 - $10,185 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 31 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$9,248 - $10,185 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 31 Hwy MPG

2010 Volkswagen Golf

The 2010 Volkswagen Golf’s available diesel engine, engaging performance and quality, spacious interior put it a notch above many competitor read more »

8.0SCORE

$4,968 - $8,586 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 30 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$4,968 - $8,586 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 30 Hwy MPG

2009 Volvo C30

The four-seat 2009 Volvo C30 is a solid upscale small car with a well-liked turbocharged engine and a stylish exterior design, though some r read more »

8.0SCORE

$6,920 - $11,043 AVG PRICE PAID

19 City / 28 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$6,920 - $11,043 AVG PRICE PAID

19 City / 28 Hwy MPG

2016 Ford Fiesta

The 2016 Ford Fiesta is plagued by subpar safety and reliability ratings, but its sporty handling, quality cabin, and user-friendly infotain read more »

7.9SCORE

$9,638 - $15,752 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 36 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$9,638 - $15,752 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 36 Hwy MPG

2015 Ford Focus

The 2015 Ford Focus sits in the middle of our compact car rankings. It has a high-end interior and sporty handling, but its abysmal … read more »

7.9SCORE

$9,927 - $17,004 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 36 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$9,927 - $17,004 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 36 Hwy MPG

2014 Ford Fiesta

The 2014 Ford Fiesta outperforms and outshines most subcompact cars with its driving dynamics and attractive cabin. A rock-bottom reliabilit read more »

7.9SCORE

$7,529 - $13,634 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 36 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$7,529 - $13,634 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 36 Hwy MPG

2014 Hyundai Accent

The 2014 Hyundai Accent doesn't stand out in any one area, but it is still a well-rounded car. Its performance balances a capable engine … read more »

7.9SCORE

$8,610 - $9,939 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 38 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$8,610 - $9,939 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 38 Hwy MPG

2014 Scion xD

The 2014 Scion xD ranks well in its class, thanks to a wealth of standard features and excellent safety scores. Still, it trails its … read more »

7.9SCORE

$9,068 - $9,546 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 33 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$9,068 - $9,546 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2013 Ford Fiesta

The Ford Fiesta outshines most used subcompact cars with its fun-to-drive handling and premium interior. However, poor reliability drops the read more »

7.9SCORE

$6,736 - $8,578 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 39 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$6,736 - $8,578 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 39 Hwy MPG

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